Home First provides permanent supportive housing for 30 formerly chronically homeless single adults in Silver Spring. All Home First clients have experienced extended periods of homelessness and have a diagnosed disability.

Home First clients live in apartments rented from private landlords. 


Services include:

  • Furnished units 
  • Home-based case management
  • Life skills and budget training
  • Assistance in acquiring a primary health care provider and accessing mental health and drug treatment services
  • Assistance in obtaining benefits and entitlements
  • Connections to community resources
  • Outings and activities throughout the year